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Painting Workshop with Susannah Blaxill

For Botanical Paintings to lift off the page, it is important to understand colour, tone and hue, what makes subjects ...

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Drawing Workshop with Susannah Blaxill

  In this workshop, fine pencil techniques will be demonstrated and practiced so that students are able to produce fine graphite ...

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Painting Workshop with Susannah Blaxill

For Botanical Paintings to lift off the page, it is important to understand colour, tone and hue, what makes subjects ...

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Drawing Workshop with Susannah Blaxill

In this workshop, fine pencil techniques will be demonstrated and practiced so that students are able to produce fine graphite ...

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Botanical Art Exhibition in Australian National Botanic Gardens

      participating artists include Cornelia Buchen-Osmond Maria Boreham Wendy Antoniak Vivien Pinder  

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Spring flowers botanical illustration workshop with John Pastoriza-Piñol

A four-day workshop with John Pastoriza-Piñol, a Melbourne botanical artist and teacher with an international reputation. John will teach his techniques ...

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Canberra in Miniature, exhibition by Arlene Williams and Cheryl Hodges

I Intricate paintings depicting images of Canberra up close and from a distance to be opened 5.30 pm on Thursday 14 th ...

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World Wide Exhibition of Botanical Art 2018 'Linking people to plants through botanical art '

In May 2018 the Botanical Art Society of Australia, (BASA) as part of a world-wide exhibition of botanical art, will ...

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Harlequin beetle by Sandra Sanger

reFraming Nature Exhibition 2017 Advance Notice

  Calling all artists – reframing Nature 2017. From October 7-22 2017, we will be holding the next instalment of reFraming ...

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Documentary on six Australian Botanical artists, produced by Botanical artist David Reynolds Bota

Over the past two and a half years David has been writing, directing and filming an hour long documentary on ...

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The Florilegium; A unique publication to celebrate 200 years of history

A unique publication to celebrate 200 years of history The Florilegium The Royal Botanic Gardens Sydney Celebrating 200 years A beautiful, 224 page ...

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Future BASA Exhibitions

Flora: The Art and Science of the Plant
31 August – 11 September 2017 at the Palm House, Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney

 

STOP PRESS !  WORLDWIDE BOTANICAL ART EXHIBITION – May 2018

A worldwide collaboration linking people to plants through contemporary botanical art will be held in May 2018. Exhibition venues in over 16 countries around the world will all hold special events on May 18, 2018 – a Worldwide Day of Botanical Art following the sun from venue to venue. The Exhibition in Australia will be held in Canberra  . <read more>

Calendar of Botanical Art Events

Canberra in Miniature, exhibition by Arlene Williams and Cheryl Hodges @ Wilbur's Cafe Bar | Hackett | Australian Capital Territory | Australia
12:00 am
I Intricate paintings depicting images of Canberra up close and from a distance to be opened 5.30 pm on Thursday 14 th September Tuesdays 7.30am -4 pm Wednesday-Sunday 7.30 am -9pm
Oct 7 – Oct 22 all-day
12:00 am
  Calling all artists – reframing Nature 2017. From October 7-22 2017, we will be holding the next instalment of reFraming Nature which will have a Natural History theme. Entry requirements for artists will be[...]
Oct 10 @ 9:30 am – Nov 7 @ 12:30 pm
Introduction to Botanical drawing and painting with Nilavan Adams @ Natureart lab | Griffith | Australian Capital Territory | Australia
9:30 am
      This course is an introduction to botanical drawing and painting. Students will learn how to draw and paint a botanical subject in a way that is scientifically accurate and aesthetically pleasing. Award-winning[...]
Nov 11 – Nov 13 all-day
12:00 am
In this workshop, fine pencil techniques will be demonstrated and practiced so that students are able to produce fine graphite drawings. The expressive medium of ink will also be explored in rendering botanical subjects on[...]
Nov 16 – Nov 19 all-day
12:00 am
For Botanical Paintings to lift off the page, it is important to understand colour, tone and hue, what makes subjects come forward in the painting or recede, what elements go together to form a successful[...]
Nov 22 – Nov 23 all-day
12:00 am
  In this workshop, fine pencil techniques will be demonstrated and practiced so that students are able to produce fine graphite drawings. The expressive medium of ink will also be explored in rendering botanical subjects[...]
Nov 25 – Nov 28 all-day
12:00 am
For Botanical Paintings to lift off the page, it is important to understand colour, tone and hue, what makes subjects come forward in the painting or recede, what elements go together to form a successful[...]
12:00 am
Open to intermediate and advanced students. Make your Colours Sing with the Birds and the Bees for more information visit:-   www.fayboydsfineartschool.com https://www.facebook.com/fayboydsfineartschool/ Instagram – fayboydsfineartschool
12:00 am
  Honeyeaters and Flowering Gum in Pencil, Colour Pencil and Graphite for more information visit:- 02 6643 1528 0428180754 www.fayboydsfineartschool.com https://www.facebook.com/fayboydsfineartschool/ Instagram – fayboydsfineartschool
Apr 15 – Apr 19 all-day
12:00 am
  Botanical Art for Beginners This workshop will introduce the fundamentals of botanical drawing for more information visit:- 02 6643 1528 0428180754 www.fayboydsfineartschool.com https://www.facebook.com/fayboydsfineartschool/ Instagram – fayboydsfineartschool
12:00 am
In May 2018 the Botanical Art Society of Australia, (BASA) as part of a world-wide exhibition of botanical art, will hold a juried exhibition in Canberra of flora native to Australia. It will be synchronized[...]